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Macy’s Inc. Q1 Profit Jumps, but Outlook Disappoints

"Brasil" is the theme of a current promotion at Macy's stores

New York—Macy’s Inc. reported today that its first quarter profits jumped 38% thanks to sales increases and flat overhead … [Read more...]

America’s Most “Relevant” Retailer? Amazon

Amazon

Boston—The crucial role that online retail plays is clearly evident in a new Retail Relevance Top 10 by Brodeur Partners: … [Read more...]

With Retail Judges, Saleability Becomes Star of New Fashion Reality Show

Fashion Star opener

Universal City, CA--How’s this for a fashion design reality show concept? Have aspiring designers make clothes and see if the … [Read more...]

February Comp Sales Surprise as Consumer Confidence Rises

Retail Sales

New York—Surprisingly strong comparable store sales results in February are being chalked up to a warmer, drier month that spurred … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Success Buoys Macy’s Inc. Q4 Results

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Cincinnati—Citing holiday sales that beat its management’s forecasts, Macy’s Inc. today reported a 12% in its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Costco: America’s Best Chain Store Shopping Experience?

Costco storefront and logo

Yonkers, NY—Even with its controversial increase in its member fees last November, Costco, the nation’s largest warehouse club, … [Read more...]

January Comp Sales Reflect Holiday Hangover

Retail Sales

New York—Normally a weaker month for sales anyway, January turned out to be a mixed bag for retailers.Following of the heels … [Read more...]

Macy’s to Venture into “Brasil” this Spring

Brazil

New York—While the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) countries have garnered the world’s attention for their strong economies, … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Rise 3.3% on Mixed Holiday Results

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—“Sales were decent but not great.”That’s how Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics, summed up today’s December … [Read more...]

Super Saturday Confusion: December 17 or 24?

Super Saturday

New York—In a holiday season already rife with retail hyperbole, there is what might be the "Big Kahuna" of all: the Saturday … [Read more...]

Black Friday Success Bolsters November Retail Comps

Black Friday Shoppers 2011

New York—A warmer than usual November along with consumers holding off spending for Black Friday weekend resulted in mixed … [Read more...]

Nation’s Favorite Fashion Retailer? Kohl’s Tops List (Again)

Kohl's

Boulder, CO—Kohl’s is on a roll this week. Besides reporting today that its third quarter profit rose 20% and it foresees sales … [Read more...]